BULLETCAST, August 9 – What you need to know now
Red Dead Redemption sold 11 million units and Todd Hollenshead tells us extended console cycles are a good thing. Get all the major headlines from the past 24 hours in video and text form after the break.
Featured content: Nathan nabbed a great interview with Todd Hollenshead at QuakeCon last week. Did you know RAGE has been in the works for seven years?
Take-Two swung to a loss in Q1, but has reported 4 million sales for LA Noire. RDR has now sold 11 million units.
If you want to fully install RAGE on an Xbox 360, it’s going to cost you
22Gb of disc space.
A Sony warehouse burned down in London last night, presumably as part of the ongoing UK riots. Supplies will be affected, the company said, but it’s unknown as yet if PS3 shipments will be hit.
Nintendo needs to “build a better mousetrap” with Wii U’s controller, EA’s Peter Moore’s
Bodycount’s got a serious art make-over recently. Here’s some
play impressions and a new dev diary.
Carbine producer Eric DeMilt has been
dropping hints on the studio’s new MMO. Watch gamescom next week for the reveal.
Valve’s permanently dropped
Portal 2′s price to $29.99 on Steam.
More than half of all British, French and German adults are gamers,
according to a new survey.
NPD and analyst firm EEDAR are to
collaborate on providing “expanding video game tracking” to the US market. This will include digital and mobile data.
new Inversion trailer. It’s exclusive, don’t you know.
France is to get a modified,
16-rated version of Heavy Rain. Quite why, we don’t know.
Batman: Arkham City will be playable at EG Expo. Along with every other game in the entire world.
UKIE has announced that
there’ll be no London Games Festival this year, but has said it intends to have it return next year alongside the 2012 Olympics.
A new version of the BBC iPlayer
is now available on PS3.
Zumba Fitness has now been at the top of the
UK chart for eight weeks.
Nintendo’s Black Friday eShop sale kicks off today with prices as low as $5
Latest console patch for Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate is ready for download
GTA Online: earn Double GTA$ & RP in all Adversary Modes this weekend
December PS Plus: King’s Quest, Far Cry 3: Blood Dragon and more
Open beta for Rainbow Six Siege has been delayed
This Total War: Warhammer video provides a cinematic look at the campaign map
Square Enix’s Black Friday and Cyber Monday sale kicks off tomorrow – get up to 70% off
Kinderguardian: adventures with a Destiny newb part 2
Techland increases price for Dying Light: The Following expansion and season pass
Unsurprisingly, the Humble Codemasters Bundle is full of racing games
Nvidia Shield on sale for 35% this week, plus free remote
Microsoft won’t bring Halo to PC, so fans are making their own
All the rewards you get from Destiny’s Refer-a-Friend scheme
Batman: Arkham Knight gets new PC patch to improve VRAM issues
Divekick gets Nidhogg’s Fencer as new guest character
Spanking, D&D and Todd Howard on a horse: there’s some pretty weird shit in Fallout 4
Call of Duty: Black Ops 3 gets double weapon XP weekend
Ten world premieres at The Game Awards 2015, confirms Keighley
Voting now open on this weekend’s Halo 5 multiplayer playlist
Skullgirls dev’s 2D RPG Indivisible inches ever closer to funding goal
Destiny Armsday reset for November 25, Foundry Orders and Test Weapons detailed
Just Cause 3 street date broken over a week ahead of launch
Here’s when you can play the Rainbow Six Siege open beta
Original Xbox games on Xbox One? “nothing’s impossible,” says engineering lead
US PSN sale includes Rocket League, Borderlands, Far Cry 4, plus a 10% off code
The best PS4 Black Friday 2015 deals – mega-round-up of the cheapest prices
Star Wars Battlefront to get free maps and Star Cards
Black Friday 2015: The best Xbox One deals – retailers with cheapest prices
PlayStation 4 console sales pass 30 million
Blizzard Black Friday sale discounts Heroes of the Storm, StarCraft 2, World of Warcraft
A polite reminder that The Witcher 3 is terrific
Europa Universalis 4: Cossacks dev diary catches us up on the past six months
Sorry, GameStop: digital games market up 7% year-on-year in October
Total War: Attila expansion enters the Age of Charlemagne
The Division: customization and progression gameplay footage unpacked
Watch Ganondorf kick ass in Hyrule Warriors Legends
Overwatch beta players totted up 129 years this weekend
The next Valkyria game introduces permadeath
Batman: Arkham Knight DLC drop brings Bats vs Supes gear, Catwoman and Robin episodes
Legit or not, these Star Wars Battlefront mod screenies are gorgeous
The PS4 build of République features a new cover system and more
Black Friday tech and gadget deals: SSD, HDD, video cards, peripherals, more
Noby Noby Boy’s Girl reaches Pluto
Kentucky Route Zero Act 4 “is almost done”
Dell Cyber Monday and Black Friday: two really nice Xbox One bundles for Fallout 4 and Halo 5
Amazon Black Friday gaming deals: there’s something for everyone
34 new tracks are being added to Guitar Hero Live
Here’s the first hour of Just Cause 3 gameplay – your experience may vary
Star Wars: Battlefront’s Battle of Jakku DLC contains the 40-player mode Turning Point
Walmart Cyber Monday: get the white Xbox One Gears of War: Ultimate Edition bundle for $299.99
Epic Games reveals latest Paragon hero and her name is Dekker
Fallout 4: how to get a weapon with guaranteed unlimited ammo capacity
Here’s your Xbox December Games with Gold offerings
Fans can invest in Fig’s next crowdfunding campaign which kicks off in early December
Fallout 4 invades Rock Band 4 in December
Amazon UK best Black Friday deals: PS4 , Wii U, and Xbox One all rounded up
Fallout 4: what exactly do all those Legendary Weapon effects do?
The Witcher 3 is 50% off through November 29 on GOG
GTA Online gets new American Football-themed Adversary mode
PlayStation TV for $20 at Best Buy
Just Cause 3 video shows how the game facilitates all the action
Watch nine minutes of gameplay from charming platformer Unravel
The builds that broke Fallout 4: The Infiltrator
Fallout 4 mod makes in-game map a lot more readable
Killing Floor 2 gets Team Fortress 2-style marketplace with crates and keys
Win! 5,000 beta keys for new MOBA Supernova
Xbox Live Deals: Call of Duty: Black Ops 3, Metal Gear Solid 5: The Phantom Pain, more
The best Star Wars Battlefront Easter egg yet
Destiny weekly reset for November 24 – Court of Oryx, Nightfall, Prison of Elders changes detailed
Star Wars Battlefront, Halo 5 & Assassin’s Creed Syndicate fall short of GameStop sales forecast
The best Fallout 4 mods – so far
How to get Destiny’s exclusive Refer-a-Friend gear
Rainbow Six Siege Nvidia Gameworks trailer shows off master race graphics
Destiny Refer-a-Friend scheme live – watch this delightful trailer
Lightning wielding bros enter the fray in the Broforce post release update
GTA 5 video shows how a gritty modern Crash Bandicoot reboot might look
Rock Band 4 weekly DLC drop adds six Van Halen tracks
Base building is coming to Planetside 2
Shadow Jago coming to Killer Instinct in December
Fallout Shelter preps for holidays with Thanksgiving update
Just Cause 3 PC specs released
Need for Speed Icons update introduces neon lights, new cars, and fixes rubber-banding
Earthbound creator says Mother 3 sequel is “impossible”
Street Fighter 5 is getting a Day One Steelbook edition
Halo 5: Guardians holiday DLC teased in 343’s Halo live stream
Bethesda releases first patch for Fallout 4 on PC
Someone made a map with the locations of all of the Power Armour suits in Fallout 4
PS4 Remote Play is now available on PC
VG247 launches in Poland
Free! 500,000 Steam keys for FPS Murder Miners